The neighborhood of Deer Flats / Fisherman Flats in Monterey is bordered by the Monterey-Salinas Highway to the North and Flagg Hill and open space to the South. It is conveniently located across the highway from the Monterey Peninsula Airport. Fisherman Flats Park is a lovely, well maintained park with BBQ facilities, a large grassy field and children’s playground. Deer Flats park also features a playground and has an open field for play and relaxation. The neighborhood is home to Santa Catalina School and Foothill School.
Homes are well maintained, in a quiet peaceful country setting, with warm fog-free days and clear mild nights. The open space to the southern boundary of the neighborhood leads to Jacks Peak County Park where you can hike and picnic and experience sweeping vistas of the Monterey Bay as well as Point Lobos in the distance. You also enjoy the luxury of being surrounded by two great golf courses, Del Monte and Monterey Pines. While some golfers may prefer driving 15 minutes to the coast to play the world-renowned courses of Pebble Beach, both surrounding golf courses offer challenging play as well as sunny fairways, as they are removed from the coastal fog. For coveted days at the beach you are just 5 minutes away from the beautiful Monterey State Beach where ocean lovers gather to kayak, scuba or simply lay out on the grassy fields and watch the white sailboats navigate the sparkling blue waters of the bay.
Monterey has an abundance of recreational opportunities that are limited only by your imagination, from lush parks and sandy beaches to the Monterey Bay Coastal Trail which is excellent for cyclists and joggers. A city rich in history from the early days of statehood to the days of the sardine canneries, you will discover and explore your city through visits to Cannery Row, the Wharf, museums and historical buildings. The Monterey Peninsula is truly an exceptional place to live and your Deer Flats/Fisherman Flats neighborhood is an exceptional neighborhood to call home.